Dodge Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel


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Dodge Caravan 1986
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Dec 12, 1997
Location:
Pascagoula, MS

engine diesels and radiator burst.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B4FK41G7GR. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 16, 1991. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge CARAVAN 1986 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Dodge Ram 2500 1998
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Aug 01, 1998
Location:
Port Orchard, WA

consumer states that the problem with this vehicle is that when traveling at a 17 degree decline the engine started to leak oil out of the breather tube because of the tilt. dealer has been contacted. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3B7KF2260WG. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 2500 1998 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 1998 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Caravan 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Madison, OH

i would like some information regarding regulation on gas, diesel nozzles. is there a size limit, that has to be on the pump, at a gas station. no safety defect listed. *ak

Vehicle was purchased on July 01, 1997. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge CARAVAN 1995 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Dodge Ram 2500 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Jan 25, 1996
Location:
Waterbury, VT

if the vehicle sits for an extended period of time it does not start. it may start up for just a second then cuts off. contacted dealer. when the vehicle is parked on a steep hill and consumer goes to start it, it takes 5-8 seconds for a vacuum to build up to hold vehicle. emergency brakes have to be on or the vehicle will roll backwards. this is a characteristic of a diesel engine. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KF26C7TS. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Ram 1996
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Sept 15, 1999
Location:
Winlock, WA

the diesel engine had lost oil. the oil sprayed over the exhaust manifold. no smoke or fire was observed. had contacted 3 different dealers & was informed the engine was not gas, but diesel & was not under recall. had used the same seal as the transmission line. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):FILL IN. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Caravan 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Aug 01, 1998
Location:
Casper, WY

unit dies when cold,took unit to coliseum motors they said all diesels (die when cold this is my 5th dodge diesel and none of them died when cold thier fix for the problem was to set idle up now in order to run under 30 mph i have to apply brakes.it is very scarry to drive this vehicle on ice or snow as it pushes you thru intersections. i have contacted coliseum and they said they could set idle back down i guess i can either slide thru an intersection with a dodge truck or die in the middle of it. any help with this vehicle would be greatly appreciated thanks. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KC23C7TJ. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 01, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge CARAVAN 1996 Drive type:RWD. Fuel type: diesel. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Dodge Ram 2001
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
June 23, 2000
Location:
West Branch, MI

several dodge ram owner w/ automatic trans and diesel engines have also reported trans problems, this one inparticular would not shift into overdrive at all . *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KF23601J. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 01, 2000. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge RAM 2001 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel. Vehicle Speed: 45 mph.

Dodge Ram 3500 1997
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Rohnert Park, CA

diesel engine has replacement part such as timming change injector pump. transmission sender switch and seal had to be replaced. front and back brakes replaced. also, tail pipe had to welded back on. tail pipe fell off. there was vibration. dealership was aware of the problem.*ak

Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Ram 2500 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
New Castle, DE

with engine in idle and applying brakes more than twice, the third time loss of power brakes will occur. dealer has installed new check valve, but defect keeps occurring. consumer feels diesel engine does not produce enough vaccum while in idle , 800 rpms. chrysler has now developed a fix to install a vaccum accumalator at consumer costs.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KC26C0RS. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 1994 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Ram 1999
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Aug 18, 1999
Location:
Rancho Cardova, CA

while applying brakes at any speed and without warning vehicle will pull to left until release of brake pedal. *ak consumer states vehicle will pull to the left when braking and will drift to the right on freeway and brakes are squeaky when braking on stop, dealer replaced calipers, turned rotors and changed brakes, dealer found steering wheel off center, dealer has replaced upper and lower control arms, dealer has adjusted the front end and replaced the rims and tires, vehicle experiences lack of power and engine light has illuminated, vehicle idles high and is experiencing poor fuel economy, when driving on freeway it gets max of 14.5 mpg, smoke also comes out of the exhaust, left side electric mirror glass had fogged, left seat bottom loose, one missing bolt found, left seat trim bezel keeps miming loose won?t stay in seat for seat belt on seat back. dealer stated that the 2002 models do not have vibration problems due to the suspension being changed to independent. *yd

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3B7KS2368XG. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 10, 1999. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 1999 Drive type:AWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 1999 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 2500 2000
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
June 19, 2001
Location:
Enid, OK

vehicle experienced fire in the engine compartment, the entire cab was burned, claim 36-a186-713. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3B7KF2662YM. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 2500 2000 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 2000 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 2500 2000
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Sept 22, 2001
Location:
Hillsboro, OR

vehicle caught on fire in the engine compartment, consumer had it towed to dealer, claim 37-3254-339. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KF2363YJ. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 2500 2000 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 2000 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 3500 2000
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
July 30, 2001
Location:
Salina, KS

while driving, vehicle caught fire in the engine compartment, wiring harness and firewall were burned, claim 16-n185-992. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7MC3368YJ. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 3500 2000 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 3500 2000
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
July 01, 2000
Location:
Tulsa, OK

consumer states this is the second major problem they have experienced with the engine, in march the engine was rebuilt, the oil was changed 1-2 weeks prior to the fire, the fire appeared to have started from the alternator, the fire caused the battery to melt and acid got all over, the fire was contained to the engine compartment, claim 16-n124-673. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7MF336XYJ. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 3500 2000 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 3500 2000 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 3500 2000
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
July 01, 2000
Location:
Tulsa, OK

consumer states this is the second major problem they have experienced with the engine, in march the engine was rebuilt, the oil was changed 1-2 weeks prior to the fire, the fire appeared to have started from the alternator, the fire caused the battery to melt and acid got all over, the fire was contained to the engine compartment, claim 16-n124-673. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7MF336XYJ. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 3500 2000 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 3500 2000 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 2500 2001
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Sept 11, 2001
Location:
Bakersfield, CA

while driving, consumer noticed smoke coming from the engine, claim 55-s396-819. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3B7KF23621G. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 2500 2001 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 2001 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 2500 2001
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Nov 07, 2001
Location:
Keizer, OR

while driving, vehicle began acting funny, consumer noticed smoke and vehicle caught on fire, claim 37-3264-228. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KF23601J. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 2500 2001 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 2001 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 2500 2001
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Oct 25, 2000
Location:
Jacksonville, FL

vehicle caught fire while parked, vehicle was a total loss and the fire appeared to have started in the engine area, claim 59-v606-925. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KF23691J. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 2500 2001 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 2001 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 2500 2002
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Apr 12, 2002
Location:
Englewood, FL

consumer states that the crankcase oil fumes enter the cab at idle or slow speed when the air conditioner is set on outside air settings, when the air conditioner is set on recirculated or cab air only, this condition does not happen. *slc

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3B7KC23612M. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 10, 2002. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge RAM 2500 2002 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 2002 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .

Dodge Ram 2500 2001
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Nov 07, 2001
Location:
Keizer, OR

while driving, vehicle began acting funny, consumer noticed smoke and vehicle caught on fire, claim 37-3264-228. *slc

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KF23601J. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 2500 2001 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: diesel. Dodge RAM 2500 2001 Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Diesel Transmission Type: MAN .


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